This study evaluated a manual method for detection of the rest interval in actigraph data collected with Actiwatch 2. The rest interval (time [Show full abstract Wrist Actigraph. Duration of nocturnal sleep, frequency and duration of awakenings, and percentage of wake after sleep onset (ie, the percentage of time spent awake between the time of sleep onset and the time of final awakening) were measured by using a MiniMotionlogger Actigraph (Ambulatory Monitoring Inc, Ardsley, New York).
This was a singleblind randomized controlled trial, and we used a stratified, permuted block randomization scheme.
The randomization sequence was created by using a random number table with an allocation ratio of 1: 1. feedback actigraph was congured with an interface to a computer to allow for initial ization and data transfer.
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However, our understanding of the relation between these central executive deficits and ADHD behavioral symptoms remains limited due to problems with several commonly used working memory tests. MotionWatch 8 The MotionWatch is the next generation of actigraphy watch from CamNtech, inventors of the Actiwatch. Following discontinuation of the Actiwatch 4 and 7, CamNtech has utilised advances in accelerometer technology to produce the MotionWatch 8 with a triaxial accelerometer.
An ambulatory mini motionlogger actigraph, which measures wrist activity every 30 sec and distinguishes sleep from wakefulness with a high degree of accuracy (Cole et al.1992), was placed on the subject's nondominant wrist.
On the night of the experiment, the participant came to the laboratory at 7: 00 P. M.and previous total sleep